The Beauty Parlor
the women's retiring rooms is a splendidly equipped
hairdressing parlor with a children's room adjoining.
It has many pieces of Louis XIV furniture - genuine
antique pieces covered with real hand-made tapestry.
The carpet is a rich red and gold of Louis XIV design,
this carpet covering the entrance and waiting room,
and also running in between the booths. The windows
have red cantonierres with gold overdrapes of silk
curtains hung on little tracks. In the booths the
operating chairs are covered with silk brocade. The
doorways leading to booths are hung with rubberized
silk curtains suspended from little racks."